Archive of 4 June 2011

Govt using all resources for masses’ welfare: Gilani

MULTAN: Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani said on Saturday that PPP-led government was using all resources for the welfare of the people and development...

Too early to switch Afghan war strategy: Gates

KABUL: US Defence Secretary Robert Gates said it was "premature" to change strategy in the Afghan war on a surprise farewell trip to the war-torn...

Estrogen blocker cuts 65pct breast cancer risk

CHICAGO: An anti-estrogen drug has shown a "promising" 65-percent reduction of breast cancer risk among post-menopausal women, according to the findings of a study released...

Showa to build 500 KW power plant

RIYADH: Saudi state utility company Saudi Electricity Co and Japanese refiner Showa Shell Sekiyu will build a 500 kilowatt solar power plant in the south...

Political risks to observe in Greece

ATHENS: A year after it turned to the EU and the IMF for a bailout, Greece is struggling to meet targets and convince its lenders...

Clashes in Yemen capital after president wounded

SANAA: Fresh fighting gripped the Yemeni capital on Saturday as embattled President Ali Abdullah Saleh vowed to hit back after he was wounded in shelling...

Thousands in Hong Kong mark Tiananmen crackdown

HONG KONG: Tens of thousands of people in Hong Kong on Saturday marked the bloody 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown, as China defies international condemnation with...

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